[kon-kom-i-tuh ns, kuh n-]
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Origin of concomitance

From the Medieval Latin word concomitantia, dating back to 1525–35. See concomitant, -ance Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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British Dictionary definitions for concomitance


  1. existence or occurrence together or in connection with another
  2. a thing that exists in connection with another
  3. Christian theol the doctrine that the body and blood of Christ are present in the Eucharist
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Word Origin and History for concomitance

1520s, from Middle French concomitance, from Medieval Latin concomitantia, from Late Latin concomitantem (see concomitant). Related: Concomitancy.

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